• Posted on: 27 October 2015
  • By: lyanabu

I've always loved to read. It used to be books. Now it's reading online, which is better in some ways though not as good in others.

I like to collect quotes from books and websites. It combines two things I love, reading, and collecting. Here are some favorites:

Donald Trump

But he could so easily have been talking about a man with small paws and a yanking handshake, propped up in a seat of power where he telegraphs all his fears and insecurities, reveals over and over his apparently depthless capacity for wounded despair.

Get Your Degree for Free

  • Posted on: 27 August 2015
  • By: lyanabu

“You get What you Pay For”

“The Best Things in Life are Free”

These two statements are seemingly contradictory, but when it comes to Graduate School, they are somehow both true.

If you:

  • Are already in graduate school
  • Are thinking about getting a graduate degree
  • Know someone – a friend, a child, a mentee – who may one day consider going to graduate school

It is important to know that there are ways to get a graduate degree for free.

It is important because:

Open House, Hidden Space

  • Posted on: 30 July 2015
  • By: lyanabu

On Sunday I saw a sign advertising an Open House by Sotheby’s. I followed the signs to a twisty, narrow part of East Santa Fe, an old and respectable part of Santa Fe. In fact it was one street over from Canyon Road. I knew it would be expensive. On the way I passed an acequia so I knew it would be even more pricey. When I got to the house, it was pleasant but unremarkable from the road, so I knew it was definitely top dollar. Also there was a guest house.

Drupal Install

  • Posted on: 18 June 2015
  • By: lyanabu
Tags: install

John went off to have an after-work beer. The gym’s pool closes at 5:30. It’s too hot out for human movement. I decided to go for it and install Drupal.

Is this going to be a huge mistake or not so bad? My guess: both.

  • 5:30: I start by logging in to
  • 6:40 Optimistic, I google “Drupal Theme Mobile”

It’s done installing! But somehow weirdly it has installed an old version of Drupal. :(